- FIFA, Blatter get back to World Cup business at Putin home Updated: Jul-25-15 5:16 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia - FIFA and Sepp Blatter put their corruption crisis aside and got back to World Cup business at the 2018 tournament qualifying draw hosted by Vladimir Putin at a Russian state residence on Saturday.
- Ronaldo shines, Delph injured as Madrid beats Man City 4-1 Updated: Jul-24-15 8:59 am
MELBOURNE, Australia - Cristiano Ronaldo scored one goal and was unlucky not to have another as Real Madrid beat Manchester City 4-1 in front of almost 100,000 fans at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in a friendly on Friday.
- Rafael Benitez says Sergio Ramos to stay with Real Madrid Updated: Jul-23-15 2:36 am
MELBOURNE, Australia - Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez says defender Sergio Ramos will "100 percent" stay with the Spanish club and not make a move to Manchester United.
- Roma beats Real Madrid 7-6 on penalties in friendly Updated: Jul-18-15 9:13 am
MELBOURNE, Australia - Rafael Benitez opened his tenure as Real Madrid manager with a 7-6 loss on penalties to Roma in a pre-season friendly watched by more than 80,000 people at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday.
- Benitez not happy with MCG pitch ahead of 1st match Updated: Jul-17-15 1:21 am
MELBOURNE, Australia - Rafael Benitez says he's pleased to be in Australia to kick off his managerial career with Real Madrid but not so happy about the Melbourne Cricket Ground surface for Saturday's match with Roma.
- Barcelona, Juventus players head UEFA Best Player shortlist Updated: Jul-15-15 11:44 am
NYON, Switzerland - Champions League finalists Barcelona and Juventus provide eight of the 10 players shortlisted for UEFA's Best Player in Europe Award for last season.